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33 Outdoor Bench Plans

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An outdoor bench is an excellent addition to any landscape or garden project. They can be used to delineate space, and provide a tranquil area for reading and relaxing. Impress your friends by hand crafting an outdoor bench from one of these bench plans.

Always read the outdoor garden bench plans carefully and make sure that there is enough information provided for you to be able to complete the project - before you invest in materials. Some of the plans are excellent, giving a great deal of instruction in text, pictures and drawings while other plans are only drawings and still others are only sketches.

As well, some of the bed plans, require a woodworking shop that is outfitted with a good selection of stationary power tools such as lathes, shapers, jointers and thickness planers.

These free bench plans are for the novice to intermediate woodworker.

Also see: Outdoor garden benches with planters; Outdoor deck benches and Outdoor tree benches.

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These free detailed bench plans and instructions have been created by

garden bench with storage

A bench plan that provides an area for storage. Good instructions but limited drawings and pictures.

simple garden bench plans

Simple garden bench plans.

Aldo Leopold outdoor bench plans

Reasonable drawing, but very limited instructions on actually using these Aldo Leopold bench plans.

contemplation bench plans

Contemplation bench plans.

outdoor curved bench plans

Very detailed instructions to build these outdoor curved bench plans.

folding bench plans

This folding bench plans are an excellent project for those living in climates where it is wise to take items indoors when winter arrives.

outdoor bench with storage plans

Excellent instructions, drawings and pictures for these outdoor bench plans with storage.

teak bench plans

Teak bench plans.

patio bench plans

Patio bench plans.

cobblestone bench plans

Bench plans use a set of cobblestone supports.

garden bench plans

These garden bench plans have a full plans and instructions.

weathered wooden bench plans

Weathered wooden bench plans.

folding garden bench and picnic table plans

These garden bench plans convert to a picnic table. Instructions and plans are limited - more detailed instructions and plans can be purchased for $5.

bench plans with open lattice canopy

These garden bench plans have an open lattice canopy.

garden bench plans

To use these outdoor garden bench plans you will need a reasonably well equipped workshop.

covered bench plans

Covered bench plans.

brick base garden bench plans

These garden bench plans have an assortment of bases which means you can use them in a different manners.

love seat bench plans

Love seat bench plans.

redwood bench plans

Redwood bench plans.

indoor or outdoor bench plans

These bench plans can be used indoors or outdoors.

portable bench or table plans

Portable table or bench plans.

pergola with bench plans

Pergola with bench plans.

notched bench plans

Notched bench plans.

very simple garden bench plans

Very simple garden bench plans - perfect for the novice woodworker.

slotted bench plans

Slotted bench plans.

classic bench plans

Classic bench plans.

garden seat plans

Garden seat plans.

simple arbor with bench plans

Sunset offers this pergola with integral bench plans.

basic bench plans

Basic bench plans.

simple park bench plans

Simple park bench plans.

Victorian bench plans

Victorian bench plans.

Twig bench plans

Twig bench plans.

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